Our autumn almanac 22.10.2010 – 28.10.2010

The Orionids meteor showercontinue
The full moon makes it difficult to see the meteor shower.

Hunters Moon on Oct 23
The hunter’s moon—also known as blood moon or sanguine moon—is the first full moon after the harvest moon, which is the full moon nearest the autumnal equinox. The Hunter’s Moon is so named because plenty of moonlight is ideal for hunters shooting migrating birds in Northern Europe.

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